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Forum: All About Guns 09-26-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,382
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Submersible Spearfishing Drone

These ideas must persist as here is another, albeit slimmer version. This time for 10 grand (Australian). That is slightly over 7 grand US.
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Forum: All About Guns 09-24-2020, 01:58 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 150,599
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Trigger Mechanism Design Rules

Someone recently asked me about the Ermes-Sub double roller and its gearing advantage which can be appreciated more if you think of the cupped cut-out in the sear lever arm as actually being the sear...
Forum: All About Guns 09-24-2020, 01:37 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 55,571
Posted By popgun pete
Re: The Infinite Engines Dreamair moves from dream to reality

Yes, it has to have some recoil, however the gun seemed to drill that Dentex pretty well as the shot window was not that long, but when the fish turned broadside it was a goner. The only things...
Forum: All About Guns 09-23-2020, 03:33 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 55,571
Posted By popgun pete
Re: The Infinite Engines Dreamair moves from dream to reality

Bagging a Dentex.
https://youtu.be/6yVay3UJhRU
Forum: All About Guns 09-22-2020, 05:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Does epoxy hold silicon? (for gun butt pad)

You could add triangular shapes to widen the butt, although not as large as on this one which was made years ago. Then you put a slight curve in the rear.
Forum: All About Guns 09-21-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,102
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Does epoxy hold silicon? (for gun butt pad)

Silicone rubber is often used for molds of cold curing materials as things don't stick to it. Roughening the surface you might get a bond with a contact adhesive keying into it, but I think screws...
Forum: General Spearfishing & Diving Discussion 09-17-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,276
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Has the Captain of SpearBoard Abandoned Ship?

If the ship is sinking then it is all hands to the pump. Maybe Tony needs some help, so if you want the forum to keep going we need to think about how we can assist.
Forum: All About Guns 09-11-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,335
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Corrosion Article with respect to Underwater Equipment

If you break the galvanic cell connections then you can limit corrosion. A Riffe “Metaltech” is an example as wherever possible there are plastic washers under stainless steel items like bolts and...
Forum: All About Guns 09-09-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,335
Posted By popgun pete
Corrosion Article with respect to Underwater Equipment

Well worth reading when mixing metals, which is unavoidable in making spearguns.

http://www.marinasecuritygates.com/info/corrosion.pdf
Forum: California Spearfishing 09-08-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,617
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Notable shift in politeness on this site...

Yes, a lot has probably disappeared into that “basement”, once it was created I never went there. A shift in politeness can go either way, but best if egos are parked at the door before entering the...
Forum: All About Guns 08-31-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 834
Posted By popgun pete
Re: New IMPALER speargun !!!

Seems that you have an answer http://www.spearboard.com/showthread.php?t=199338.
Forum: All About Guns 08-30-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,403
Posted By popgun pete
Re: New Pelengas Carbon Tank multi form pneumatic gun

The 120 cm gun has now been joined by a 140 cm version seen here.
https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/PNEUMATIC-VACUUM-SPEARGUN-PELENGAS-CARBON-140/133479636530...
Forum: California Spearfishing 08-25-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,354
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Whites Off San Diego

Marine Parks were often created to attract votes. No doubt some conservation areas are a good idea, but often they are justified by nebulous ideas of "threats". You don't need a bomb disposal suit...
Forum: All About Guns 08-23-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,654
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Who makes the best rubber

The Chinese probably added "Primeline" as part of the "sell", seeing that they would view many online adverts for speargun bands mentioning Primeline and they then think this addition gives their...
Forum: California Spearfishing 08-22-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,354
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Whites Off San Diego

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2020/aug/15/port-macquarie-shark-attack-woman-mauled-on-leg-at-nsw-mid-north-coast...
Forum: California Spearfishing 08-22-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,354
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Whites Off San Diego

The reestablishment of seals and sea lions after decades of hunting for furs and meat has allowed the shark food supply to gradually return over about a century, and with it shark numbers. The beach...
Forum: All About Pole Spears & Slings 08-20-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 37,964
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Sea Hornet Handspear Gun

These two handspears were stolen out of my garage a few nights ago as I just noticed my garage door T-handle was in the open position this morning and as I never leave it that way I investigated. ...
Forum: All About Guns 08-19-2020, 12:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,654
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Who makes the best rubber

Hmm, Primeline rubber via China! 3 *16MM Primeline Speargun Band Sling Diving Rubber Natural Latex Tubing Black...
Forum: All About Guns 08-14-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,215
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Cressi Saetta pneumatic

This diagram has only appeared relatively recently as I looked for it once before and there was only the manual for the gun which did not have it. I assume Cressi only released this info when owners...
Forum: All About Guns 08-12-2020, 08:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,215
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Cressi Saetta pneumatic

Cressi have released a parts diagram for the Saetta, the manual supplied with the guns does not have one. This is for the Saetta, not the Saetta Pro, the latter having a different muzzle (vacuum...
Forum: All About Video and Photo Gear 08-11-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 34,232
Posted By popgun pete
Forum: All About Guns 08-08-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,715
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Crack in Bleutec gun

Judging by the split running through the sticker this crack goes a long way, especially when the image is magnified. Unless you have a strong attachment to this gun I think the safest course is to...
Forum: All About Guns 08-07-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,095
Posted By popgun pete
Ever want to create your own speargun brand?

If you place a large enough order that is! https://www.mvd.gr/oem-speargun
https://forums.deeperblue.com/attachments/oem-guns-from-mvd-jpg.56459/
Forum: All About Guns 08-05-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,715
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Crack in Bleutec gun

You could always check the price of a new gunbody and transfer all the parts. A gun folding up on you under band load is not an ideal situation, although water slows things down if it fragments and...
Forum: All About Guns 08-05-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,715
Posted By popgun pete
Re: Crack in Bleutec gun

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6479849/#:~:text=3.1.&text=This%20is%20mainly%20attributed%20to,the%20softening%20of%20the%20resin.
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